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Grand Hotel, The Musical

Signature Theatre
Apr. 26 – May. 19
At the bustling Grand Hotel eclectic guests and staff collide in a non-stop musical toast to the high life.

VeVe & tha Rebels and DuPont Brass

Sixth & I
Sat. Apr 27
The original Afro-folk songs of VeVe & tha Rebels combined with DuPont Brass delights with an unabashedly soulful mash-up of styles to uplift the spirit.

Chick Corea & Béla Fleck

Fri. May 10
Chick Corea and Béla Fleck, two master songwriters, musicians, and band leaders come together for a genre-busting pairing of piano and banjo.

Betty Buckley in Hello Dolly!

The Kennedy Center
Jun. 4 – Jul. 7
Tony Award®-winning Broadway legend Betty Buckley stars in Hello, Dolly!—the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!”

Queens of Egypt

National Geographic
Thru Sep. 2
This multisensory exhibition will bring you back in time some 3,500 years, to the 18th and 19th dynasties of ancient Egypt.

Lucky Plush: Rooming House

The Kennedy Center
May. 2 – 4
Lucky Plush Productions makes its Kennedy Center debut with this insightful and surprisingly humorous dance/theater “whodunit.”


Sixth & I
Sat. May 4
These seven members of the Berlin and Vienna Philharmonic Orchestras will leave their tuxedos and all inhibitions behind.

Ballet Across America

The Kennedy Center
May. 28 – Jun. 2
Ballet Across America series returns, illustrating the dynamic variety of artistry happening across American companies today.

Broadway Center Stage: Tommy

The Kennedy Center
Apr. 26 – 29
Celebrates 50 years of the iconic rock album, is a part of the Broadway Center Stage series of starry musicals in semi-staged concert productions.


Signature Theatre
Apr. 30 – Jun. 23
Glowing with wit, humor and energy, resonating with evocative staging and soulful music, three tales of survival are told in the key of the blues.

Jazz in the Garden at the National Gallery of Art: May 18 - August 24

Friday evenings from 5-8:30pm monumental works of art set to tunes ranging from African fusion and go-go to New Orleans Dixieland and salsa.

DC JazzFest June 7-16, 2019

A mix of renowned jazz masters and emerging artists. 100+ bands, 300 artists, 40+ venues, 20 neighborhoods. Check here for ticketed & free events.


Dear Evan Hansen

The Kennedy Center
Aug. 6 – Sep. 8

Hawaiian Cultural Festival

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
May. 18 – 19

Ursula von Rydingsvard: The Contour of Feeling

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Jul. 28

The Band's Visit

The Kennedy Center
Jul. 9 – Aug. 4

Into the Woods

Ford's Theatre
Apr. 26 – May. 16

Tintoretto: Artist of Renaissance Venice

National Gallery of Art
Thru Jul. 9


National Theatre
Apr. 26 – 28

Gabriel Fauré: Requiem

The Kennedy Center
Sun. May 19

Disney's Aladdin

The Kennedy Center
Jul. 18 – Sep. 7

RSC Live: As You Like It

Folger Theatre
Mon. May 13
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